Triggering action on demand across your nodes is not a built in feature of Puppet. Learn about a few different approaches to orchestration with Puppet.
- [Instructor] Puppet is great at bringing … an individual node into the desired state … but what do you do when you want to orchestrate Puppet … across multiple nodes? … In this video, we'll review several … of the orchestration options with Puppet. … First, we'll talk about MCollective, … which is an open source package that is pretty widely used … and has been for a long time. … Then, we'll talk about directly triggering Puppet … with a tool like Ansible or SSH. … Finally, we'll look at Puppet Bolt, … which is the new open source Puppet orchestration tool. … MCollective is a tool … that's been bundled with Puppet for several years. … The name stands for Marionette Collective … and it's a way of triggering actions on nodes. … This could be as simple as triggering a Puppet run … or as complex as running sophisticated reports … on every node in your infrastructure. … MCollective operates on a publish-subscribe model … where a single server, generally your Puppet master, … maintains a queue such as ActiveMQ or RabbitMQ. …
- What is Puppet?
- Setting up a Puppet master and control repo
- Using the built-in resource types
- Organizing code with roles and profiles
- Managing more nodes
- Triggering actions (orchestration)
- Gathering system info with facter
- Writing modules
- Using templates
Skill Level Beginner
DevOps Foundations: Infrastructure as Codewith Ernest Mueller2h 6m Intermediate
1. Puppet Overview
What is Puppet?4m 9s
2. Setting Up a Dev Environment
3. First Steps with Puppet
4. Managing More Nodes
Next steps3m 49s
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